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New Music at Binghamton University February 24 with Musica Nova
New Music at Binghamton University February 24 with Musica Nova
New Music at Binghamton University February 24 with Musica Nova
Dr. Andrew Mead
Paul Goldstaub speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about composer Dr. Andrew Mead's visit to Binghamton University and the Musica Nova concert Binghamton University Music Department presents
Musica Nova


Sunday, February 24 at 3pm
Anderson Center Chamber Hall
Binghamton University
Vestal, NY

website: music.binghamton.edu

Join us for a concert of new music, including the world premiere of Toccata by Andrew Mead, professor of theory at the University of Michigan, performed by guest pianist Wendy Wan-Ki Lee. Faculty performers Margaret Reitz, pianist, and Stephen Stalker, cellist, will perform Paul Goldstaub's Lago di Como, Italia. Student performers Stephanie Lehman, Marc Silvagni and Caleb DeGroote will perform Six Slick Stix Click Licks by Dr. Goldstaub. The program will also include pieces by Anton von Webern. Student violinist Akira Maezawa will join faculty pianist Ewa Mackiewicz-Wolfe to perform the Sonata for Violin and Piano composed by John Corigliano. This event is sponsored by the Binghamton University Department of Music.

At 11 a.m. on Monday, February 25 th , in Fine Arts 21 , Dr. Mead will meet with student composers and offer critiques of their work. Finally, at 12 noon in Fine Arts 21 , he will present a class titled "A Composer's Perspective on Music Theory", focusing on important aspects of 20th century concert music.

Tickets are $9 for the general public, $7 for faculty, staff, and seniors, and $1for students. Tickets are available through the Anderson Center Box Office at (607) 777-ARTS, online at anderson.binghamton.edu, or at the door. For more information, call Binghamton University 's Music Department at (607) 777-2592.